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CNN
Jan 17, 2013 4:00am PST
dame's star linebacker manti te'o, victim of a cruel hoax? his girlfriend who died never existed. we're digging into the mystery. >>> and americans taken hostage in algeria. why they were taken, what's being done to help them. that ahead. >>> and dreamliner grounded in the u.s. and europe along with japan. weren't they supposed to be the aircraft of the future? >> and the president lays out his aggressive new man for gun control. with some republicans rejecting it and some democrats cool, does it have any chance to get through? >> our guests, mike greenberg, mark schlereth, timothy burke, tim kane, peter king and remember katie beers. her story was headlines across new york and around the nation 20 years ago. her infamous kidnapping experience. how she survived, and thrived after it. thursday, january 17th. "starting point" begins right now. >>> welcome, everybody. we start this morning with the story that everybody is talking about. it is crazy. you will remember that inspirational story behind notre dame linebacker manti te'o's amazing season. his girlfriend, how they met. she was
CNN
Jan 17, 2013 4:00pm EST
joke but some taken in by the joke say manti te'o has some explaining to do about his dead girlfriend who never existed. >>> and president obama will take the oath of office on the same bible that abraham lincoln used. we'll give you a close look at this extraordinary piece of american history. i'm wolf blitzer. you're in "the situation room." >>> let's begin this hour with the breaking news. algeria's official news agency has just announced the end of a rescue operation aimed at freeing hostages, including americans held by islamic militants. u.s. government officials tell cnn that may not necessarily, though, be the case. let's get straight to our pentagon correspondent chris lawrence working this story for us. chris, be what is the very latest that you're hearing? >> wolf, the latest that we're getting from u.s. officials is that some americans may have escaped but some may still be held by those hostage takers and they are still seeing signs perhaps of some intermittent fighting, suggesting that perhaps this isn't over yet. as the hostage situation stretched to a second day, u.s.
CNN
Jan 17, 2013 6:00am PST
notre dame football star manti te'o and the girlfriend who was nothing more than an internet fabrication. who is the real victim of this hoax? is it te'o, one of the best college football players in the country or the nation's sports fans who feel duped by the tearful stories of her death. >> i cried, i yelled, i never felt that way before. this is six hours ago i just found out my grandma passed away and you take, you know, the love of my life. last thing she said to me was "i love you," and that was it. >> cnn's ted rowlands is peeling back the layers of this bizarre and rifting story. we are reporting we'll hear from te'o himself today. what have you heard? >> reporter: folks here at notre dame expect him to speak sometime over the next few days. we've talked to or reached out to his agents and nothing specific as to when or where some sort of media availability will take place or what it will be. will it be just one interview with somebody or will it be an actual press conference, we don't know. bottom line, there are a lot of questions, carol, this morning, on this story. we know on
LINKTV
Jan 18, 2013 8:00am PST
to another big sports story in the news this week involving manti te'o, a star linebacker on the notre dame football team. >> i have covered a lot of stories that were emotional, a lot of stories that felt important if i have never covered a story this bizarre. nothing even comes close. the story of the college football season was enough for bain's rise to prominence. the center of their team was the star linebacker manti te'o, and the center of manti te'o's story was the fact he was playing for his grandmother and his girlfriend who both passed away within hours of each other on september 11 or so timber the dates keep changing, which is part of the story. she died of leukemia, the story went. manti te'o was flying with a broken heart but inspired by her memory. the entire nation of fans were swept into the story. people raise thousands of dollars in her name to give money to cancer research. it turns out she never existed. and now here is where we get to two possibilities of what took place. either manti te'o was victim of a hoax that took place over the course of three years, what is cal
FOX News
Jan 17, 2013 7:00pm EST
. tonight, unraveling the mystery of manti at te'o. you will see how he i'm bill hemmer in for shepard smith tonight. two american hostage escape from a gas plant in al entire i can't. that's what a source is telling fox news this evening. militants claimed to be holding seven malcolm jenkins at that -- seven americans at that facility. they raided the bp complex today trying to rescue dozen of foreign hostage. we have been getting conflicting reports about how many survived. secretary of state hillary clinton says that she has been keeping in touch with the algerian prime minister since the crisis first started yesterday. our counter terrorism experts have been in close contact with their algerian counterparts throughout the last days. and we have also in close consultation with partners around the world sharing information. >> the military operation is over and four hostage are dead. two from the u.k., two from the philippines. but the militants claim dozens of hostage are dead. jennifer griffin live at the pentagon tonight. jennifer, let's start first with the americans. what do we know?
CBS
Jan 17, 2013 6:30pm EST
shows 90% agree on one proposal. ana werner on the debate in the west. manti te'o and notre dame try to explain the false story of his girlfriend's death. >> this was a very elaborate, very sophisticated hoax. >> pelley: dean reynolds on what they knew and when they knew it. and a postscript for dear abbey. jim axelrod and ed murrow report on an american legend we lost today. >> what you might call a career is actually my hobby. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with scott pelley. >> pelley: good evening. this is a developing situation but one high-ranking source in the u.s. government is telling us at this hour that four americans have been freed, one of them injured, after an airborne military assault on terrorists in algeria. we want to empsiels assault is still ongoing and the information is fluid. the americans were taken hostage yesterday, along with dozens of others, at a plant in a remote oil and gas field near the libyan border. a group that claims to be affiliated with al qaeda seizedly the plant. they said it was in retaliation for the french milit
ABC
Jan 18, 2013 12:35am PST
and transformed a beloved college football star into the internet's newest punch line. manti te'o inspired countless fans when he led notre dame to an epic winning season after the tragic death of his longtime girlfriend. that is until they learned she was a figment of someone's imagination. but who? josh elliot has the latest. >> reporter: it seemed like a tragic love story. >> the most beautiful girl i've ever met. not because of her physical beauty but the beauty of her character, who she is. >> reporter: this is manti te'o in october talking about the girlfriend whom he believed had just died. >> and all of a sudden it hits. silence. that silence really eats at you. >> reporter: until wednesday, te'o, notre dame's all-american linebacker and heisman finalist, was the focus of the most inspiring college football story of the year. now questions arise. is the star athlete the victim of a mysterious and elaborate hoax as he says, or was he a part of it all along? te'o was known for his big hits on the field. and his big heart off of it. his story of overcoming the loss of his grandmother
FOX News
Jan 23, 2013 4:00pm PST
of smokers. women. the explanation is coming up next. plus, the manti te'o hoax took yet another turn today. the notre dame star linebacker now admits he played a role in it all. what he says about the extent of that part is next. ♪ [ male announcer ] let's take every drop of courage, every ounce of inspiration, every bit of determination, and go where we've never gone before. ♪ introducing the radically new avalon. toyota. let's go places. >> shepard: an alarming new study out today, it shows the risk of lung cancer has skyrocketed among women. and scientists say it's because they are now smoking more like men, starting earlier and smoking more often. according to this report, in this week's new england journal of medicine, back in the 1960s, women who smoked regularly were 2.7 times more likely to die of lung cancer than people who hardly ever smoked. but between 2000 and 2010 that number cancer. when you look at the changes over time, the numbers really are shocking. first of all, let's expand on that statistic you talked about. back in the 1960s a woman who smoked back then was 2.7
FOX News
Jan 20, 2013 3:00am PST
. i read this morning one more person unemployed, manti te'o's imagery girlfriend has lost her job. >> her imagery job. >> she didn't show up. >> we found out she was alive before she didn't exist. >> and people in kentucky picked up a phone and senator mitch mcconnell was calling them on the television and recorded a message sent out to about 250,000 people who live in kentucky. and who own guns who are hunters and he personally pledged as the minority leader in the u.s. senate, he will not allow the president's gun control measures to go through. and here is a little bit of what he said. >> alisyn: shall i read it and be mr. mcconnell. please try to use his voice. >> president obama and his team are doing everything in their power to strict your constitutional right to keep and bear arms. their efforts to restrict your rights with executive orders just plain wrong. obviously he's not a fan of the executive orders that the president signed to stem the gun violence. >> let me ask to this, this seems to be a clumsy play by the republicans, republicans aren't for it, and al franken i
CBS
Jan 17, 2013 5:30pm PST
. there were more than 500 all of last year. a heartbreaking story turns out to be false. who exposed the manti te'o hoax? the government has done something it hasn't done in three decades to fix the problems with the 787. and there's something different about the first lady. we'll show you when the cbs evening news continues. woman ] i wanted to get up when i was ready, not my joints. [ female announcer ] could your "i want" become "i can"? talk to your doctor. orencia reduces many ra symptoms like pain, morning stiffness and progression of joint damage. it's helped new ra patients and those not helped enough by other treatments. do not take orencia with another biologic medicine for ra due to an increased risk of serious infection. serious side effects can occur including fatal infections. cases of lymphoma and lung cancer have been reported. tell your doctor if you are prone to or have any infection like an open sore or the flu or a history of copd a chronic lung disease. orencia may worsen your copd. here's information you need to know. orencia is available in two forms infusion and also se
CNBC
Jan 17, 2013 7:00pm EST
have lance armstrong. and now that's a notre dame linebacker, manti te'o. >> nice job. that was good. >> from notre dame. or is it noter shame? i'm not happy with this story. he is caught up in an incredible scandal. you have heard the clergy, brian shactman. let's start with the manti te'o from notre dame which is supposed to teach you good values. >> right. we don't know that he's done anything immoral. i mean, this story has not been completed. but basically it goes that his grandmother died in september. the story goes that his girlfriend died on the same day or within days depends on whose report you have. it turns out, not only did the girlfriend not die but she doesn't exist. there's one side where notre dame and manti te'o, a star linebacker, a runner-up in the heisman trophy, he said that he was duped into thinking that he had this connection with the woman. >> some people think -- that he was the hoax creator. >> that he knew and didn't come clean or that he was involved in it for one reason or another. and so that's where it is. so either he's extremely gullible or he has
FOX News
Jan 18, 2013 8:00am PST
. >>> questions continue to swirl around notre dame's manti te'o and his nonexistent girlfriend. the stunning details what the star player said after learning the love of his life was a fraud. >>> old technology showing new promise in diagnosing brain disorders, helping doctors treat depression, bipolar disorder and even ptsd. it is all "happening now.". jon: good friday morning to you. some stunning new developments to tell you about in the hostage crisis playing out right now deep in the sahara desert as we learn terrorists reportedly want to exchange two american hostages for islamic militants held here in the u.s. good morning i'm jon scott. jenna: that is a big story. i'm jenna lee. this is a situation changing by the minute. the white house now saying it is in constant contact with the algerian government. we're getting brand new video showing groups of hostages finally free what is described as a horrifying ordeal. there are reports of hostages with explosives strapped to their chest as others were executed. the algerian state news agency is reporting that at least 32 hostages remain u
FOX News
Jan 17, 2013 8:00am PST
about. notre dame linebacker manti te'o now says he's the victim of a very cruel prank. his girlfriend of three years, who he had previously said to everybody had died of cancer never really e ised. we weren't expecting that twist. good morning i'm jenna lee. bill: i'm jon scott. they say the heisman trophy runner-up was the victim of an elaborate hoax. we expect to hear from the 21-year-old te'o later today. he says he met the young woman online and spoke to her on the phone but they never actually met her in person. there is another tragic twist to this story. let's get right to mike tobin in our midwest bureau. what is going on in south bend right now, mike? >> reporter: you know, jon, is this an internet scam, a college guy epl bell hreurbing about a girl he never met or some attempt at promotion. the athletic director at the university of notre dame is standing behind his starline baker make manti te'o was the victim of a scam and nothing about this shakes the faith of the athletic director as to manti te'o one iota. >> the thing i am most sad of, sad about is -- sorry -- that the
CNN
Jan 18, 2013 9:00am PST
. >>> did she or didn't she exist and did manti te'o know? questions still swirl around the heisman trophy running up. >> why would manti te'o knowing this person was real continue to talk about her as if she were a real person after she, quote, unquote died. >> the latest on the manti te'o hoax. >>> and a shadow industry operatings in the suburbs of los angeles. women from other countries coming to the united states to give it birth. >>> and we're just days away from president obama officially kicking off his second term. he will swear in with marilyn luther king's bible. >> we received a request from the committee ask imthey could use the bible. >>> this is cnn newsroom and it's happening now. er. >>> manti -- that was not necessarily the case. susan candiotti has been speaking to folks on campus. do we have any more answers for this very strange story as to whether or not this girl ever actually existed? >> reporter: the only real answers we hope to get is when manti te'o finally decides to stay something and we don't know yet what that's going to be, but around campus, people still say
CNN
Jan 23, 2013 2:31pm PST
cnn whether beyonce did or did not lip sync the national anthem. and heisman trophy runner-up manti te'o explains why he lied about a phony girlfriend he'd never met. i'm wolf blitzer. you're in "the situation room." >>> hillary clinton faced her republican critics today and made it clear she takes the death of u.s. diplomats on her watch very personally. the secretary of state spent hours and hours answering tough questions about the terrorist attack in benghazi, libya. the second round of testimony ended just a little while ago. now some lawmakers who have been demanding the hearings say they still are not satisfied. our new chief washington correspondent, jake tapper, has done some important groundbreaking reporting on what's going on. it was tough at times. it was brutal at times. she answered the questions. >> that's right. secretary clinton said the state department had significantly improved security for diplomats after the benghazi attack, but the many questions that remain unanswered are likely to haunt the families of the victims and keep this issue for alive for republicans.
FOX News
Jan 17, 2013 3:00pm PST
. the athletic director says no one was duped more than manti tao. >> the single most trusting human being i ever met will never trust again in his life. that is a tragedy. >> statement from tao reads in part, "to realize i was the victim of someone's sick joke and constant lies was and is painful and humiliating." if tao was a victim he certainly inflated the story on a national platform. the gestures, pointing two fingers to heaven after a big play. one for his late grandmother and one for the girlfriend he never met. no one had. still, family, friends and tao implied they did. >> i have seen the most beautiful girl i ever met. not just the physical beauty but the beauty of her character. >> the south bend tribune wrote a dripping romance tale of the first meeting between teo and stanford in 2009. that didn't happen. deadspin.com broke the story of the hoax reports the first encounter was over twitter in 2010. they wrote of all-night phone calls and comatose kekua, increasing her breathing when w the sound of his voice. none of it happened. on the campus of notre dame, steeped in a legend and t
ABC
Jan 17, 2013 5:00am PST
. an investigation is underway whether manti te'o is the victim or mastermind. he gained national sympathy and attention when in september his grandmother died and on same day, so did his girlfriend, allegedly, of leukemia. now a when has uncovered that there was no such young woman. manti te'o says the relationship was online and claims he was duped by someone using stolen pictures of a woman who says she doesn't even know manti te'o. >> this was an elaborate, very sophisticateed hoax perpetrated for reasons we cannot physically understand but had a certain cruelty. >> notre dame says the investigation finds no evidence that manti te'o masterminded the hoax and is preparing for the nfl draft. it is urge clear whether this scandal will have an impact on that. >> san jose police are turning to the public for help in minding a man who tried to snap a toddler from her mother's arm. the police released a sketch saying it is critical to get this man off the streets. the mom described what happened at her house were he kneeled down to talk to my three-year-old and he picked her up by her ankles
FOX
Jan 18, 2013 7:00am PST
athlete in a bizarre story. the first pictures of manti te'o since the girlfriend hoax went public. what the football star is doing this weekend and what he reportedly told close friends about the toddler. >>> stock indexes are a -- there's encouraging data from china. intel reported its sales are shrinking as customers shift away from pcs to smart phones and tablet computers. the dow is down 5. nasdaq down 9. s&p up 5. >>> apple's ceo tim cook will be questioned in a lawsuit over a no-job coaching -- poaching agreement. the san jose mercury news reports cook will be questioned in a deposition ahead of a decision on whether the case can become a class-action lawsuit. five former employees sued companies, including apple and google, to be questioned about the no coldcalling. >>> usage for instagram is up 9%. the users upload -- 90%. the users upload foes to and -- photos. >>> there's growing evidence that notre dame football star manti te'o played off the death of his supposed girlfriend and though he may have known she never existed. mike tobin is live this morning from the fox news pure
FOX News
Jan 18, 2013 3:00pm PST
the notre dame star manti teo but the claim of being duped by nonexist about the online girlfriend who is said to have died from leukemia is being bolstered somewhat tonight. espn is reporting friend of the alleged hokester said the man admitted at it month ago and said teo was the victim and two other people come forward claiming a relative was fooled in the same way by the same person. we did a panel on it last night. we thought we would wrap up the week giving you that info. republicans suggest a little give on the debt ceiling. but demand a budget from congress first. the fox all-stars talk about it when we return. and even fewer that make moms happy too. with wholesome noodles and bite sized chicken, nothing brings you together like chicken noodle soup from campbell's. it's amazing what soup can do. try the #1 gastroenterologist recommended probiotic. align. align naturally helps maintain digestive balance. ♪ ooh, baby, can i do for you today? ♪ try align today. is a fantastic experience. 30 shrimp for $11.99. i can't imagine anything better. you're getting a ton of shrimp, an
CNN
Jan 18, 2013 1:00pm PST
to have a lot more on lance armstrong and later in "the situation room," ed leaf v. >>> manti te'o says he was duped into falling in love with a fake girlfriend. now new details emerging, new details calling into question how te'o handled the situation after learning about the girlfriend, that the girlfriend did not exist. susan candiotti is joining us from the latest from south bend, indiana. susan, be what else are you learning? >> reporter: wolf, we have found -- we have not been able to find anyone with a negative thing to say about manti te'o. for the most part, everyone here thinks he's a great guy, a role model to kids, team captain, as you know. but they are saying that back in the fall when he first announced that his girlfriend, now he believed to be the fake girlfriend, announced that she was dead, said there were already questions starting to swirl around campus wondering about the existence of this young woman. and i spoke to a sport blogger here at notre dame about that. >> and no one was ever really inquiring into his relationship statuses before. they didn't wonder which gi
CNN
Jan 18, 2013 6:00am PST
case the manti te'o girlfriend hoax. the freedom has announced it will have manti te'o girlfriend bobble head night during a game this season. fans will actually get an empty bobble head box, one section of the park will be reserved for them to sit with their imaginary girlfriends or boyfriends and a pretend kiss come and for the kids, an madge right hand fistfight. i don't know. eight, ten years. i couldn't tell ya' but things were a lot less expensive back then. if you're 50 or over you should take a new look at your auto insurance. you may be overpaying. actually that makes a lot of sense. old policy. old rates. and thanks to your experience behind the wheel, you might save $350 by switching to the aarp auto insurance program from the hartford. plus, you'll get benefits that reward your driving record, like our promise that you won't be dropped. wait, you won't drop me, seriously? that's right, you won't be dropped. and, if you know anyone who's been dropped by their insurance company, you know that's a hassle you don't need. especially these days. plus you'll get recovercare,
CBS
Jan 22, 2013 7:00am PST
. >>> between lance armstrong and manti t'eo you'd think we'd learn to be a little more skeptical. we'll ask frank bruni of "the new york times" why is it so hard to find >>> today one final dry day with mild temperatures by the afternoon, high today expected in the 60s in the south bay, 50s out towards the coastline, chance of showers tomorrow. >>> what was your reaction to lance's doping confession to oprah? >> well -- i think that honesty's always the best and that the truth will set you free. it's got to be really hard to walk around knowing that you're not telling the truth about something. and so you know, i always contain that the truth is the best way to go. >> that is sheryl crow on "entertainment tonight" reacting to the confession of ex-boyfriend lance armstrong. oprah winfrey told an audience in edmonton canada, last night that she thinks armstrong can be a hero again. last week in an interview with her, lance armstrong admitted to using performance enhancing drugs. we learned the same day that manti t'eo never really had a girlfriend who died. these sca
MSNBC
Jan 24, 2013 3:00am PST
through the latest beltway news. >> well done. >> jim, thanks. we'll see you. >>> coming up, manti te'o speaks out on camera for the first time since the whole fake girlfriend story broke last week. we'll play some of that for you when we come back. >>> time now for a little sports. cnbc's brian shactman back with us at the table. this is getting a little crazier by the day. >> every time you hear more about it, the more confused you kind of get. >> let's see -- this is the first on-camera interview with manti te'o since this whole story last week broke about his fake girlfriend. manti te'o, the former notre dame star linebacker, lying about that situation in early december. yesterday he told katie couric in an interview he perpetuated the story of his girlfriend's death even after he received a call on december 6th, saying she was alive. >> you stuck to the script. and you knew that something was amiss, manti. >> correct. >> why? >> well, if anybody put yourself in my situation, katie, put yourself in my situation. my whole world told me that she died on september 12th. everybody kne
PBS
Jan 17, 2013 5:30pm PST
with post-traumatic stress disorder. questions swirled today around notre dame football star manti te'o. it came out wednesday that the story of his on-line girlfriend, who supposedly died of leukemia, was all a hoax, and that she never existed. the website deadspin.com broke the story, and said te'o may have been complicit in the ruse. the university said its investigation showed the middle linebacker was duped. athletic director jack swarbrick spoke last night. >> i want to stress as someone who has probably been engaged in this as anyone, in the past couple of weeks, that nothing about what i have learned has shaken my faith in manti te'o. one iota. >> sreenivasan: in his own statement, te'o said he was the victim of a sick joke. notre dame officials said the motive for the scam remains unclear. the international olympic committee stripped lance armstrong today of the bronze cycling medal he won in the 2000 summer games. the announcement came amid reports that armstrong confessed to doping, in an interview with oprah winfrey. the interview airs in two parts, starting tonight, on he
CNN
Jan 31, 2013 1:00pm PST
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FOX News
Jan 24, 2013 6:00am PST
dame's manti te'o is talking. why he says he continued to talk about a dead fake girlfriend after he knew she was a fake in the first place. martha: such a bizarre story. a deadly deep freeze. huge parts of the country are now experiencing temperatures so cold that a ski resort has now shut down. bill: and hopes for bipartisanship, is that already over? i mean it has been three days. why a top republican leader says president obama wants to annihilate the republican party. >> let me just tell you. i do believe that is their goal, to just shove us into the dustbin of it had. -- history hey, our salads. [ bop ] [ bop ] [ bop ] you can do that all you want, i don't like v8 juice. [ male announcer ] how about v8 v-fusion. a full serving of vegetables, a full serving of fruit. but what you taste is the fruit. so even you... could've had a v8. but what you taste new honey bunches of oats greek yohere we go.ole grain. honey cornflakes and chunks of greek yogurt. i'm tasting both the yogurt and the honey at the same time. i'm like digging this yogurt thing. i feel healthy. new honey bunches
FOX News
Jan 21, 2013 3:00am PST
backers in the last week, manti te'o expected to give his first on-camera interview on thursday about the dead girlfriend hoax, te'o and his parents are going to sit down with katie couric, on friday gave off-camera interview with espn jeremy schapp, insisting he has no role in the hoax and duped by the man, the master mind. the uncle of that alleged master mind says his nephew is contemplating breaking his silence as well. >> brian: indicating that manti new more than he said he did. this is getting crazy. probably not the best way to show your displeasure, and from nevada steven brooks under arrest, accused of threatening a colleague with a loaded gun. it's believed he may have been upset because the committee assignments. >> steve: what? >> that he was given. several other politicians said his behavior in caucus meetings had started to become erattic. >> steve: the fallout from lance armstrong's confession to doping has the way down under. a lot of sports in the news today. a library in sydney australia moving books about armstrong to the fiction session, a sign that the library sa
CNN
Jan 23, 2013 8:00am PST
for manti te'o, katie couric. she scored the big interview with the note ter dame linebacker. in the first teaser bytes to be released he's admitting that he lied about the girl. but, this is a big but,'s saying only briefly he lied only briefly after he learned that she didn't exist. remember, te'o said he was duped into believing his ontlien girlfriend was real, a girl he never met, a girl who died of cancer? abc's good morning america aired this this morning. >> this girl who i committed myself to died on september 12th. now i get a phone call on september 6th saying that she's alive and that i'm going to be put on tv two days later and they asked me the same questions. what would you do? >> what would you do, l.z. granderson? we only have a minute left. i want you just to give me your take on that very short bite which katie will air tomorrow? what does this tell anybody, anything? >> it tells people we won't ever know the real truth. there's no way you can tell me this person went through this whole three-year ordeal and that he didn't find out until december. it just doesn't add up.
PBS
Jan 23, 2013 5:30pm PST
concussions. notre dame star linebacker manti te'o now says he kept saying he'd had an online girlfriend, after learning she did not exist. in an interview, te'o told abc's katie couric that he thought lennay kekua had died in september. instead, he said, he found out it was all a hoax, just days before the heisman trophy announcement. >> katie, put yourself in my situation. this girl, who i committed myself to, died on september 12. now i get a phone call on december 6, saying that she's alive, and then i'm going to be put on national tv two days later, and they ask me about the same questions. you know, what would you do? >> sreenivasan: te'o ultimately did not win the heisman, but he did answer questions about his girlfriend, without ever saying there'd been a hoax. today, he insisted he played no part in the hoax. wall street climbed again today, based partly on strong earnings at google and i.b.m. the dow jones industrial average gained nearly 67 points to close at 13,779. the nasdaq rose ten points to close at 3,153. those are some of the day's major stories. now, back to jeff. >>
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